[LINK] Mindless negativity about Twitter (was Re: Forum on high speed bandwidth in Australia - this Thursday)
stil at stilgherrian.com
Tue May 5 06:48:30 EST 2009
On 05/05/2009, at 3:53 AM, Tom Koltai wrote:
> There is nothing meaningful that can be said in 140 characters.
That's 63 characters, Tom, so we can therefore deduce that it's NOT
High-speed broadband is about latency and jitter more than sheer
volume of bytes.
Investing in rural broadband would help alleviate urban congestion and
A Royal Commission should be held into the $6B purchase of Super
Hornets the RAAF didn't want.
E = m c squared.
> I maintain that Twitter is not a tool that allows constructive
> meaningful feedback.
That is merely an assertion. Easily disproved -- both in theory and
I really wish people would stop saying "Twitter is useless" when
people ARE using it daily in a myriad of innovative ways.
P.S. Character counts are estimates only. Actual counts may differ due
to line wrapping by email clients and early-morning indifference to
quality control. No tweets were harmed in the production of this email.
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